Presenting a practical full day workshop with Mandy Nayton on the recently released AUSPELD practical guide, Understanding Learning Difficulties. The workshop will review Understanding Learning Difficulties and explore effective ways to make use of it. Successful strategies for assisting students with developmental learning disorders, such as Dyslexia, will also be identified.
Understanding Learning Difficulties include a wealth of valuable information and a comprehensive overview of evidence-based remediation and accommodation strategies. In addition it details: the visible signs of learning disorders: effective teaching and accommodation strategies; diagnostic criteria: and issues such as self-esteem and Dyslexia friendly schools.
About Mandy Nayton
Mandy Nayton is the Executive Officer of DSF Literacy and Clinical Services. She is an educational and development psychologist and qualified teacher with extensive experience in the field of literacy education. She is also an Adjunct Research Fellow at Curtain University’s School of Psychology and Speech Pathology is the current President of AUSPELD and was the 2014 recipient of the LDA Mona Tobias Award for her outstanding contribution to the field of learning difficulties in Australia.
Suitable for kindergarten, primary, secondary, adult, support educators and allied health professional.
Meets VIT Criteria for disabilities
The book can be purchased via the link below however it is not needed for the workshop http://auspeld.org.au/resources/